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Ancient Chinese Statue Continues to Baffle

Curators and scholars continue to puzzle over an 11-inch-high burial figure that appears to be seated in a side-saddle position with a cloth draped across his face. According to the Wall Street Journal: Made in China during the latter part of the eighth century, this unusual Tang dynasty burial figure today sits on a shelf in the Museo di Arte Orientale (MAO) of Turin, Italy, exuding as much mystery as he does energy.
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Wall Street Derivatives Face Great Wall In China

Business & Finance : Business: The Atlantic (5 years ago)

The Wall Street Journal han article today that is likely to anger Wall Street. And no, it has nothing to do with bonuses, at least not directly. According to the article, China intends to make it very difficult for foreign... Read Post

‘Take Your Money Back’: The Last Words of a Chinese Cop Who Refused a Bribe

Local Interest / China : China Journal - WSJ.com (2 days ago)

A Chinese traffic officer has become an accidental martyr in China’s crusade to fight corruption, with his death on the side of a highway offering a visceral reminder of the challenges the country continues to face in rooting out ro... Read Post

Lear Nears Deal To Buy Eagle Ottawa For More Than $800 Million: WSJ

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock (15 hours ago)

(Reuters) - Lear Corp, a maker of auto seats and electrical power systems, is nearing a deal to buy Eagle Ottawa LLC, a supplier of premium automotive leather, for more than $800 million, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sou... Read Post


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